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Covered Jar (Hu) 东周时期鎏金错银壶

A work made of bronze inlaid with strand silver and gilded.
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  • A work made of bronze inlaid with strand silver and gilded.

Date:

Eastern Zhou dynasty, Warring States period (480–221 B.C.), late 4th/3rd century B.C.

Artist:

China
reportedly from Jincun, Henan province

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 132

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Covered Jar (Hu) 东周时期鎏金错银壶

Place

China (Artist's nationality:)

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399 BCE–200 BCE

Medium

Bronze inlaid with strand silver and gilded

Dimensions

14.6 × 8.9 cm (5 3/4 × 3 1/2 in.); Diam.: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Lucy Maud Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1930.481

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